temporary stop

temporary stop
index extension (postponement), hiatus, pendency

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  • stop — stopless, adj. stoplessness, n. /stop/, v., stopped or (Archaic) stopt; stopping; n. v.t. 1. to cease from, leave off, or discontinue: to stop running. 2. to cause to cease; put an end to: to stop noise in the street. 3. to interrupt, arrest, or… …   Universalium

  • stop — [[t]stɒp[/t]] v. stopped, stop•ping, n. 1) to cease from or discontinue: to stop running[/ex] 2) to cause to cease: to stop crime[/ex] 3) to interrupt or check 4) to cut off, intercept, or withhold: to stop supplies[/ex] 5) to restrain or prevent …   From formal English to slang

  • temporary — 01. I m working in a [temporary] position as a secretary for the Ministry of Finance. 02. He lost his memory [temporarily] after hitting his head while skating. 03. The ferries were [temporarily] shut down due to high winds this afternoon. 04. We …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Stop — The word stop has several possible meanings in the English language, but most commonly means to cease moving.Additionally, stop can refer to:* STOP Programme (An acronym for Straight Thinking On Probation ) In some jurisdictions, offenders of… …   Wikipedia

  • Temporary work — or temporary employment refers to a situation where the employee is expected to leave the employer within a certain period of time. Temporary employees are sometimes called contractual or seasonal or freelance or temps. Agricultural workers are… …   Wikipedia

  • temporary restraining order — see order 3b Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. temporary restraining order …   Law dictionary

  • temporary injunction — See: preliminary injunction Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009. t …   Law dictionary

  • stop — 1 vb stopped, stop·ping vt 1: to cause to halt stopped payment 2: to subject to a legal stop vi: to cease activity or motion stop 2 n: an act or inst …   Law dictionary

  • Stop-gap — n. That which closes or fills up an opening or gap; hence, a temporary expedient. [1913 Webster] Moral prejudices are the stop gaps of virtue. Hare. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stop-out — /stop owt /, n. 1. a temporary withdrawal from school or a delay in the pursuit of one s education. 2. a student who withdraws from school temporarily. Also, stopout. [1970 75; STOP + (DROP)OUT] * * * …   Universalium

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